Poetry Madness
 
 

Nature Studies


spacer

Nature Studies
General


There are 5340 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Nature Studies - General
Page 4 of 267 next

The Founding Fish
The Founding Fish
by John Mcphee
Publisher Comments
John McPhee's twenty-sixth book is a braid of personal history, natural history, and American history, in descending order of volume. Each spring, American shad-Alosa sapidissima-leave the ocean in hundreds of thousands and run heroic distances upriver... (read more)

List Price $17.00
Your price: $6.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


All Creatures Great and Small
All Creatures Great and Small
by James Herriot
Publisher Comments
Take an unforgettable journey through the English countryside and into the homes of its inhabitants-- four-legged and otherwise-- with the world's best-loved animal doctor. For over 25 years-- since All Creatures Great and Small was first published... (read more)

List Price $8.99
Your price: $5.95
Used - Mass Market

add to wish list


The Thing with Feathers: The Surprising Lives of Birds and What They Reveal about Being Human
The Thing with Feathers: The Surprising Lives of Birds and What They Reveal about Being Human
by Noah Strycker
Publisher Comments
An entertaining and profound look at the lives of birds, illuminating their surprising world—and deep connection with humanity. Birds are highly intelligent animals, yet their intelligence is dramatically different from our own and has been little... (read more)

Your price: $27.95
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Tracking and the Art of Seeing : How To Read Animal Tracks and Sign (2ND 99 Edition)
Tracking and the Art of Seeing : How To Read Animal Tracks and Sign (2ND 99 Edition)
by Paul Rezendes
Publisher Comments
In this newly revised and updated edition of his highly acclaimed field guide, renowned nature photographer and tracking expert Paul Rezendes brings the fields and forests to life with his unique observations on North American wildlife and their tracks... (read more)

List Price $25.00
Your price: $13.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Common Edible Seaweeds in the Gulf of Alaska: Second Edition
Common Edible Seaweeds in the Gulf of Alaska: Second Edition
by Dolly Garza
Publisher Comments
Seaweed is fast becoming a new favorite snack, as eaters everywhere are realizing what Alaska Natives have known for millennia: seaweed can be a healthy and tasty treat. Found in abundance along Alaska’s shores, it has been believed to do... (read more)

Your price: $10.00
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Wicked Bugs
Wicked Bugs
by Amy Stewart
Publisher Comments
In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world, Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes — creatures that infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs. From... (read more)

List Price $18.95
Your price: $10.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Always, Rachel: The Letters of Rachel Carson and Dorothy Freeman, 1952-1964...
Always, Rachel: The Letters of Rachel Carson and Dorothy Freeman, 1952-1964...
by Rachel Carson
Publisher Comments
Rachel Carson's landmark book Silent Spring set the modern environmental movement in motion.This very special collection of letters from Rachel Carson to her Maine summer neighbor Dorothy Freeman offers an intimate, spellbinding look at Carson's private... (read more)

List Price $18.00
Your price: $9.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Children's Blizzard (P.S.)
The Children's Blizzard (P.S.)
by David Laskin
Publisher Comments
Thousands of impoverished Northern European immigrants were promised that the prairie offered "land, freedom, and hope." The disastrous blizzard of 1888 revealed that their free homestead was not a paradise but a hard, unforgiving place governed by... (read more)

List Price $15.99
Your price: $4.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The World without Us
The World without Us
by Alan Weisman
Publisher Comments
A penetrating, page-turning tour of a post-human Earth   In The World Without Us, Alan Weisman offers an utterly original approach to questions of humanity's impact on the planet: he asks us to envision our Earth, without us.In this far... (read more)

List Price $24.95
Your price: $7.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects and Spiders (Audubon Society Field Guide)
National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects and Spiders (Audubon Society Field Guide)
by National Audubon Society
Publisher Comments
Spiders, bugs, moths, butterflies, beetles, bees, flies, dragonflies, grasshoppers, and many other insects are detailed in more than 700 full-color photographs visually arranged by shape and color. Descriptive text includes measurements, diagnostic... (read more)

List Price $21.95
Your price: $9.50
Used - Flexible

add to wish list


Sightlines: a Conversation With the Natural World (13 Edition)
Sightlines: a Conversation With the Natural World (13 Edition)
by Kathleen Jamie
Publisher Comments
"When the day ended with time for questions, I had some turning in my head . . . About 'nature,' mostly, which we were exhorted to reconnect with. What was it, exactly, and where did it reside?" With her poet's eye and naturalist's affinity for wild... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $8.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Green Wizardry: Conservation, Solar Power, Organic Gardening, and Other Hands-On Skills from the Appropriate Tech Toolkit
Green Wizardry: Conservation, Solar Power, Organic Gardening, and Other Hands-On Skills from the Appropriate Tech Toolkit
by John Michael Greer
Publisher Comments
TESTED SKILLS FOR THRIVING IN THE AGE OF LIMITS Wanted: real wizards. Must be capable of guiding their communities through difficult times by exercising practical skills and applying down-to-earth knowledge of how things work… A magical career... (read more)

Your price: $18.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Among Penguins: A Bird Man in Antarctica
Among Penguins: A Bird Man in Antarctica
by Noah Strycker
Publisher Comments
A twenty-two-year-old "rising star"--bird scientist and photographer Noah Strycker--recounts the drama of life--human, bird, and physical--at the remote Antarctic field camp where he studies Adélie penguins.... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $9.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


My First Summer in the Sierra (87 Edition)
My First Summer in the Sierra (87 Edition)
by John Muir
Publisher Comments
The famous conservationist's lyrical, exuberant observations of the awe-inspiring beauty of the Sierra Nevada. Introduction by Gretel Ehrlich. Penguin Nature Library.... (read more)

List Price $14.00
Your price: $8.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Wolves in the Land of Salmon
Wolves in the Land of Salmon
by David Moskowitz
Publisher Comments
Wolves. We love them, idolize them, and are fascinated by them. We also hate them, fear them, and blame them. The wolf's relationship with humans is complex and can be emotionally wrought, depending on whether one is a hunter, rancher, or animal lover... (read more)

Your price: $29.95
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Animals in Translation: Using the Mysteries of Autism to Decode Animal Behavior
Animals in Translation: Using the Mysteries of Autism to Decode Animal Behavior
by Temple Grandin and Catherine Johnson
Staff Pick
One of the most revealing, readable books about the mind to come along in years. A simply fascinating glimpse into animal behavior — on the farm, at home, and even in the mirror.... (read more)

List Price $15.00
Your price: $6.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Sense of Wonder (98 Edition)
Sense of Wonder (98 Edition)
by Rachel Carson
Publisher Comments
First published more than three decades ago, this reissue of Rachel Carson's award-winning classic brings her unique vision to a new generation of readers. Stunning new photographs by Nick Kelsh beautifully complement Carson's intimate account of... (read more)

List Price $26.99
Your price: $14.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


The Sacred Balance: Rediscovering Our Place in Nature
The Sacred Balance: Rediscovering Our Place in Nature
by David Suzuki
Synopsis
In this extensively revised and enlarged edition of his best-selling book, David Suzuki reflects on the increasingly radical changes in nature and science — from global warming to the science behind mother/baby interactions — and examines what... (read more)

List Price $17.95
Your price: $8.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The House Plant Expert: The World's Best-Selling Book on House Plants (Expert Series)
The House Plant Expert: The World's Best-Selling Book on House Plants (Expert Series)
by D G Hessayon
Publisher Comments
The House Plant Expert is one of the books in the Expert series written by the world’s best-selling gardening author.   Quite simply, the best-selling gardening book in the world. Over a million copies have been sold in the U.S, and nearly 14... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $3.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Nature Principle: Human Restoration and the End of Nature-Deficit Disorder
The Nature Principle: Human Restoration and the End of Nature-Deficit Disorder
by Richard Louv
Staff Pick
The Nature Principle will likely bring out a bit of your inner hippie. You'll want to step outside, close your eyes, and listen to the wind, just for a minute, before embarking on a mission to reinvent how, when, and how often you and yours interact with... (read more)

List Price $24.95
Your price: $13.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


«prev 1 ... 2 3 4 5 ... 267 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 5340 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Nature Studies
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.